Sweden at "new level" of covid-19 infections, health agency says

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The daily update from the Public Health Agency warns that Sweden is at a "new level" of corona infections, with more daily cases than before.

The total number of confirmed cases now stands at around 5,500 and Sweden has now seen two days with 4-500 new cases per day.

There are now over 400 people who have been admitted to intensive care for the covid-19.

The number of deaths is also up, at 282, up 43 in the last 24 hours.

Listen to the report to hear more.